Hanscom, Greg
November 2006
High Country News;11/13/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 21, p20
The article presents an essay about the controversies of the different issues of "High Country News" newspaper in the Western U.S. from 1990 to 2000. The author ponders on the stories concerning the efforts to restore forests and rangelands, the aftermath of the illegal mining activities and the restoration of the wildlife as part of the conservation programs. Among these newsworthy coverage were the proposals of reviving the Snake River by draining the Lake Powell and the surprise declaration of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah by President Bill Clinton.


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